Tag archive for ‘Onnoghen’
By Bar and Bench On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
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CJN Onnoghen releases list of 1,124 on-going corruption cases to NJC’s Committee on Corruption Trial

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen on Wednesday disclosed that a total of 1,124 corruption cases are on-going in various courts nationwide on a day he inaugurated the Corruption and Other Financial More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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Top legal practitioners seek enhanced ADR use in dispute settlement

The President, Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami (SAN), and former AGF, Bayo Ojo (SAN), have canvassed an enhanced application More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, October 2nd, 2017
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Misconduct: 15 judges under probe–NJC

Set to report Ikeja NBA chief, Adesina Ogunlana, to Legal Practitioners Disciplinary Committee The National Judicial Council (NJC) headed by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, has set up 15 More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, September 17th, 2017
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FHC Chief Judge, Justice Auta retires, Kafarati takes over

CJN swears him in as acting CJ pending confirmation Urges judges to shun embarrassing acts Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice Ibrahim Auta has retired from the judiciary for clocking the mandatory More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, September 7th, 2017
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CJN dares EFCC, says he’s ready for probe

As EFCC denies investigating CJN, Justice Kafarati, others The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Nkanu Onnoghen, on Wednesday dared the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over a news More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, July 17th, 2017
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Judiciary Reform: 13-member Committee submits report to CJN

The 13-man steering committee recently inaugurated by the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, to review the operations of the country’s judiciary has submitted its report. The Chairman of More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, June 11th, 2017
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DSS didn’t discover $9m in my house—CJN

Says allegation aim at stalling on-going judicial reforms The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, has dismissed as laughable and satanic an online report claiming that the Department of State More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, June 6th, 2017
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Presidency blasts NJC for reinstating judges under probe

Says NJC condoning corruption, working against Buhari The Presidency has taken the National Judicial Council (NJC) headed by the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen to the cleaners for reinstating More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, April 12th, 2017
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Graft Fight: CJN replies presidency, critics

Says judiciary not frustrating Buhari’s anti-graft fight The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice  Walter Onnoghen on Tuesday vowed that the judiciary under his watch would not frustrate the on-going anti More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, March 24th, 2017
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Bayelsa Govt to CJN: Why Yenagoa Federal High Court, National Industrial Court must be reopened urgently

The Bayelsa State Government has pleaded with the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen and other relevant authorities to make both the Federal High Court and the National Industrial Court in Yenagoa More...